Training Workshop for New Secretaries-General of National Commissions for UNESCO

When :

from Thursday 14 November, 2019
09:00
to Thursday 14 November, 2019
18:00

Type of event :

Consultative Meeting

Where :

UNESCO HQ - Room/Salle IX, 7, place de Fontenoy, 75007, Paris, France

Contact :

a.utegenova@unesco.org

The Training will focus on the status and functions of National Commissions, as well as their unique role in advancing UNESCO’s mission, with a view to strengthening the National Commissions’ capacities in implementing UNESCO’s programmes and activities at country level.
The Training Workshop for New Secretaries-General of National Commissions for UNESCO will be held on 14 November 2019 on the margins of the 40th session of the General Conference.
The event, organized by the National Commissions Unit (PAX/DRX/RMS/NAC), will focus on the status and functions of National Commissions, as well as their unique role in advancing UNESCO’s mission, with a view to strengthening the National Commissions in responding effectively to national needs and demands in UNESCO’s fields of competence and in implementing UNESCO’s programmes and activities at the grassroots level.
The agenda of the Workshop provides for interventions of both UNESCO Secretariat, including its Field Offices, as well as National Commissions.